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GOAL

Support the civilian government of Myanmar’s efforts to develop and implement pro-poor and gender-responsive reforms to strengthen and secure land rights for rural families.

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New landscape, new approaches: Adapting to COVID-19

April 09, 2020

New landscapes require new approaches. Read about the steps Landesa is taking to protect the health and wellbeing of our employees and their communities, and to ensure our vital work continues.

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In Myanmar, a Land Rights Program is Accelerating Gender Equality, Growing Rural Incomes, and Preserving Forests

February 26, 2020

What if we could alleviate rural poverty, strengthen women’s rights, and help turn the tide against climate change, all at once? In Myanmar, a program to secure land rights for the country’s forest-dwelling communities is helping villages make progress toward all three.

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Learning across borders: Myanmar officials visit Vietnam to learn about land law drafting process

August 08, 2019

Twenty Myanmar government officials visited Vietnam and met with government officials, civil society organizations and farmers to learn about the country’s past land reforms and current land law drafting process.

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